Do Transmission Fault Codes Tell the Technician Which Parts to Replace? – FAQ

The transmission fault codes that a technician reads on his diagnostic scanner tell him the area or system of the transmission the computer has recognized with a problem. To read the code and replace a part would never be the correct procedure to follow. The code could be for an electronic sensor that has a … Read more

What To Do When the Automatic Transmission Warning Light Displays – FAQ

Transmission diagnosis will be required when your vehicle displays an automatic transmission warning light or message on the dash. The warning means the transmissions computer has identified a problem with the electronics or the transmission has an internal mechanical problem. When a code sets the transmissions computer will react in a certain way depending on … Read more

Use the Correct Fluid “Now” or Pay For it “Later”

Picking the Best Transmission Fluid Types The variety of transmissions found in today’s cars, pickup trucks, SUV’s, vans and motor homes means that there are a variety of different automatic transmission fluid types required to insure correct operation.  Costs to repair the internal damage that results from using an incorrect fluid can be thousands of … Read more